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Andrei Kirilenko becomes United States citizen

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Andrei Kirilenko, a 10-year NBA veteran out of Russia, was part of the early waves of European stars coming to the league – when he was drafted in 1999 he was the youngest European ever taken. A decade later he likes what he found here. So much so that the Jazz forward and his wife [more]

Lenny Wilkins still coaching – for South Korea

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He’s not going to catch Don Nelson, but Lenny Wilkens is not done coaching. He’ll be working with South Korea. (Hat tip to Sham Sports) “We reached a settlement with Wilkens in cooperation with the U.S. National Basketball Association (NBA),” the committee that runs the South Korean team told the Yonhap news agency. South Korea [more]